Posts Categorized: Safety

Finding Transportation for Seniors in the DC Area

As people age, changes in mobility and vision often mean it’s time to stop driving your own car.  When you’ve been driving your whole life, it can be difficult to adjust at first, but seniors don’t have to sacrifice freedom even once they can no longer can drive.  The DC area has a whole range of transportation options… Read more »

First Day of Home-Care Expectations

When your loved one is no longer able to care for him or herself, in-home care is often the best choice. This option allows your loved one to retain as much freedom as possible while still receiving the care and assistance he or she needs to stay safe and healthy. Once you have made the… Read more »

Common Issues that Seniors Face

As we age, various disorders can affect how well our brains function. Dementia is one of the most common brain disorders that seniors experience. Certain health conditions can cause dementia. For example, chronic high blood pressure, previous stroke or blood vessel disease can lead to vascular dementia. Causes of Dementia Many times, dementia is not… Read more »